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50 years and still going strong

...the musicians responded.In a 1999 article announcing Pickett's hire, symphony violinist and search committee member Bob King describes Pickett's trial concert."(Pickett) put on a tremendous performance of the Beethoven when he was here...
Gas-line bill dead for now

...Obviously, there's not enough time within this regular session in order to pass a bill," said Knowles spokesman Bob King. "The governor feels a lot of progress was made that can be picked up later." King said there is no plan now for a...
Abortion bill passed

...Pro-choice Democratic Gov. Tony Knowles rarely issues explicit veto threats before bills come to his desk. But spokesman Bob King didn't leave much room for doubt Tuesday morning. "This is yet another attempt of the Legislature to inject themselves...
Legislature again refuses to vote on appointees

...of fisheries and game, the University of Alaska board of regents and the state Board of Education. Knowles spokesman Bob King said afterward that the lack of action was typical, given the record on a long-range fiscal plan, incentives for a...
House passes bill on drilling permits, firing ranges

...governor wants a full review of this bill from his agencies before deciding what action he'll take," Knowles' spokesman Bob King said. The action on permits for drilling wastes was in response to a Supreme Court decision handed down May 3. The court...
Republicans ponder exit strategies

...the state operating budget and capital budget, and call another special session, Ellis said. Knowles' spokesman, Bob King, couldn't be reached for comment. Talking with two reporters, Halford was deliberately vague about how serious he...
State finds $1 million to cover Delta Junction debt

...costs of government services. The capital budget now goes to Gov. Tony Knowles for consideration. Knowles spokesman Bob King said the governor will consider the merits of the proposal before acting. Knowles has line-item veto power that would...
Feds working to overturn whale quota vote

...and is aligned with the Alaska Natives of the North Slope in seeking to have this wrongheaded decision reversed," said Bob King, press secretary to Gov. Tony Knowles. The State Department has formally protested Japan's position and the behavior...
Thirty bills signed into law

...northern access to the park. That study will ensure public involvement in the decision, he said. Knowles spokesman Bob King said the administration received more than 2,000 electronic mail messages urging a veto of the bill, most of those...
Thank you

...efforts of Mary Borthwick, Rob Bosworth, Susan Burke, Denny Bschor, John DeCherney, Mary Ann Dlugosch, Charity Green, Bob King, Judy Knight, Lucy Merrell, Rich Ritter, Amy Skilbred, Floyd Spinner, Greg Williams, and Barbara Wilmot. We have...


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